Comments Subscribe to Personal Liberty News Feed Subscribe to Personal Liberty
 

Controversy Swirls Around Yearbook That Associates Bush With Hitler, Bin Laden

June 6, 2011 by  

Controversy swirls around yearbook that associates Bush with Hitler, bin LadenParents in Arkansas have expressed outrage over a middle school yearbook that lists former President George W. Bush and former Vice President Dick Cheney among the “worst people of all time.”

According to ABC news affiliate WEWS 5, the middle school in Russellville, Ark. recently published its student yearbook, in which Bush and Cheney were associated with Adolf Hitler, Osama bin Laden and Charles Manson in a list of the worst people in history. The news provider reported that the names were not compiled by students, but were taken from an opinion website.

Local members of the community are irate over the list, which links two former national leaders to three men who are responsible for killing innocent people.

“I’m furious as a parent and as a board member and as a taxpayer and as a resident of Russellville,” resident Chris Cloud said, quoted by the media outlet. “It’s wrong.”

Meanwhile, Bush recently discussed his much-maligned Presidency during a dinner in Lancaster, Penn. He said that he does not miss “the noise” and “the ugliness” of being the nation’s Commander in Chief, but he admitted that he looks back fondly of his time in the Oval Office, the Lancaster Intelligencer Journal reported.

Bush also defended some of his controversial decisions as President, including the authorization of enhanced interrogation techniques on suspected terrorists as well as the bailout of the financial services industry in 2008.

Special To Personal Liberty

You Sound Off! is written by our readers and appears the last Wednesday of each month. If you would like to submit an article or letter to the editor for consideration for You Sound Off!, send it to yousoundoff@personalliberty.com by the Friday before the last Wednesday of the month. To be considered, a submission should be 750 words or less and must include the writer's name, address and a telephone number. Only the writer's name will be published. Anonymous submissions will not be considered.

Facebook Conversations

Join the Discussion:
View Comments to “Controversy Swirls Around Yearbook That Associates Bush With Hitler, Bin Laden”

Comment Policy: We encourage an open discussion with a wide range of viewpoints, even extreme ones, but we will not tolerate racism, profanity or slanderous comments toward the author(s) or comment participants. Make your case passionately, but civilly. Please don't stoop to name calling. We use filters for spam protection. If your comment does not appear, it is likely because it violates the above policy or contains links or language typical of spam. We reserve the right to remove comments at our discretion.

Is there news related to personal liberty happening in your area? Contact us at newstips@personalliberty.com

Bottom
close[X]

Sign Up For Personal Liberty Digest™!

PL Badge

Welcome to PersonalLiberty.com,
America's #1 Source for Libertarian News!

To join our group of freedom-loving individuals and to get alerts as well as late-breaking conservative news from Personal Liberty Digest™...

Privacy PolicyYou can opt out at any time. We protect your information like a mother hen. We will not sell or rent your email address to anyone for any reason.